Google Cloud Study Jams

GDG Njikoka
Tue, Feb 27, 2018, 9:00 AM (WAT)

About this event

• What we'll do
What's is Google Cloud Study Jams?
GDG Njikoka is over excited to participate in this year's Google's Cloud Study Jams. Google Cloud Study Jam gives you the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the Google Cloud Platform, how to run containers on it, and how to use the platform for data engineering. Attendees get free access to the lab which worth over $70 US dollars. Attendees need not create Google Cloud Platform account or register with their credit/debit/ATM card. This training gives GDG Njikoka community members a specific skills they can use for personal development or career advancement.
We will go through three labs in the Google Cloud Platform Essentials, after which you will receive free access to the next quest. You will gain practical experience with Docker, Kubernetes and Scientific Data Processing, which will give you additional Google badges.

Why you should attend?
Community members will get one month free Qwiklabs
Community members will learn how to setup development and production environments in the cloud
Community members will learn how Docker and Kubernetes work, or learn how to process Big Data in the cloud
Community members to get access to Qwiklabs, a Google training tool, free of charge (a $70+ value)
Google-hosted badges that attendees can use in their online profiles and show to employers what they know about Cloud computing
Earning another badge = another month free access to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Essential Labs
Celebration of participants who completed the Google Cloud Study Jam
Community members learn the skills necessary for building Google Cloud platform driven applications

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